News & Events

Security Alert: Funeral Ceremony for the Late President Idriss Deby Itno on Friday, April 23

Location :  Place de la Nation, N’Djamena Event:  The funeral ceremony for the late Chadian President Idriss Deby Itno will be held on Friday, April 23 at the Place de la Nation. The ceremony is expected to start around 0700 and continue throughout the day.  Traffic will be disrupted before, during, and after the funeral ceremony. The consular section ...
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Requesting a waiver to the COVID-19 testing requirement

Waivers to the testing requirement may be granted by the CDC on an extremely limited basis when extraordinary emergency travel (like an emergency medical evacuation) must occur to preserve someone’s health and safety, and testing cannot be completed before travel. There are no waivers available for individuals who test positive for COVID-19. Individuals – or ...
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Foreign Service Officer Test Announcement!

Are you interested in becoming a Foreign Service Officer (FSO)?  First, you will have to take the Foreign Service Officer Test (FSOT). The U.S. Embassy will host the FSOT on Saturday, June 5, 2021, between 0900-1200 and 1200-1500 WAT.  Any interested U.S. citizen can register to take the test at http://www.pearsonvue.com/fsot/ .  Test registration opens April ...
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Security Alert (Update): N’Djamena Airport and Chad Land Borders are Reopened

Location:  Chad The Chadian government announced that the Hassan Djamous International Airport and Chad land borders are reopened effective today, April 21. The nationwide curfew is now in effect from 2000-0500. The consular section at the U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena will be closed until further notice for all but emergency cases.  If you have an ...
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